Adventures of an Amateur Board Game Developer - v0.1.0

As an avid programmer and board game player, I heartily enjoy Robo-Rally. However, I don’t think it is complicated enough. So this series of blog-posts will chronicle my attempts to add Lightbot inspired elements to Robo-Rally. The last post can be found here. The Github repository for v0.1.0 can be viewed here.

So, after playing around with many ideas, here is the prototype I brought to Board Games Club at SCHS to playtest:

I played this with 4 other people. It mostly went pretty well, and they seemed to enjoy it. There are three main issues:

In addition, in the next version I will introduce some advanced commands: